Katsina State Governor, Mallam Dikko Umau Radda on Sunday, yesterday officially inaugurated the commencement of the Ranoair Katsina -Abuja routes.
The ceremony took place at the Umaru Musa Yaradua International Airport Katsina and was attended by key figures including Minister of Housing and Urban Development Architect Ahmed Musa Dangiwa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Politics Ibrahim Masari, State House of Assembly Speaker Alhaji Nasiru Yahya Daura, Chief of Staff Government House Hon Jabiru Tsauri, legislative members, and representatives of the airline.
Governor Radda expressed appreciation to the Chairman of Rano Group of Companies, Alhaji Auwalu Abdullahi Rano for initiating domestic flight operations in the state.
He highlighted that this development provides the people of Katsina State with convenient travel options throughout the country, marking a significant achievement during his administration.
Governor Radda further noted that residents of Katsina State can now access flights throughout the week, excluding Saturdays. He emphasized that this development is a source of pride for the state and will contribute to economic growth by generating employment opportunities, particularly for the youth.